Inspired by actual warning labels and products, "Foolproof" is a faux instructional film detailing the proper preparation of fruit smoothies. The film was created as an assignment for a film production course at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Please note that the following files are system derived by the Internet Archive and have sound sync problems: Streaming: 64Kb MPEG4 (dialup) 256Kb MPEG4 (broadband) MPEG4 (1st, 3rd, and 4th. The second MPEG4 works.)... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: consumerism, warning labels, industrial, instructional, educational, student film, johns hopkins...
A remake of the first 18 minutes from the British TV series "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy". A few critics by myself: I know that I didn't work so properly on this project.(Andreas Feix) ( 1 reviews ) Topics: LEGO, animation
Marketing video touting the benefits of Eclipse, R.J. Reynolds' cigarette with no ashes, less tar and nicotine, and less secondhand smoke. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: tobacco, cigarette, secondhand smoke, tar, nicotine, marketing, safer cigarette, cigarette brands,...
Tells the story of how Penny, Frank's dog, feels neglected when his master is too busy to play with him. Penny chases a cat up a tree, but Frank forgives him for getting into mischief. A simple film intended for very young audiences. ( 4 reviews )
Artificial Intelligence Computer Algorithms compete with each other in a Game Show setting where they attempt to pass the 'Turing Test' and be accepted as human.The work represents a new paradigm in computer generated filmmaking. The realistic 3D human-like digital actors were recorded in real-time directly from the display of a standard PC. The characters' dialogue was created from textwith a text to speech engine or automaticallysychronized to real voice audio clips. The digital actors were... ( 5 reviews ) Topic: Animation Screening Room 2001
This film is about a team with a goal of destroying the dark lord, Lord Darkness, from destruction of earth. (What a steriotypical space movie) ( 4 reviews ) Topics: mission,space,quigibo,brickfilm,lego, space, lego, brickfilm, quigibo
Teaches the individual how to take care of his medical and health needs in time of disaster when medical assistance might not be readily available. Presents instructions on radioactive fallout and shelter. Discusses the effects of radiation on people and emphasizes protective procedures against radiation. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. ( 5 reviews ) Topics: civil defense, atomic war
An animated film, in humorous style, which makes the point that dissimilarities between people are not basic but result from superficial environmental influences. Based on the pamphlet 'RACES OF MANKIND' by Ruth Benedict and Gene Weltfish. SPONSOR: United Auto Workers. PRODUCTION CO.: United Productions of America. DIRECTOR: Robert Cannon. WRITERS: Ring Lardner Jr., Maurice Rapf, Phil Eastman. MUSIC: Paul Smith. ANIMATION: John Hubley. ( 7 reviews )
Shows how a gold-mantled ground squirrel at Crater Lake National Park has learned to solve problems connected with getting food. Illustrates how an animal can learn to find food that is hidden from view or out of reach. This is one of the AV Geeks favorite films, mostly because Squeak is somewhat of a working class hero who, in spite of what obstacles "the Man" puts in his way, always perseveres. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes,... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: animals, wexler
The second season premiere. Rob brings two baby ducks home from work. Upload courtesy of Inventing Situations. ( 4 reviews ) Topics: The Dick Van Dyke Show, Dick Van Dyke, Carl Reiner, Richard Deacon, Mary Tyler Moore, Ducks
This took one year to make, all by myself, through summer, school, and work. This is my second movie. My Lego Wars Part I was nothing compared to this. They are divided into 12 segments (excluding credits) because of my 56k modem. ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Lego Wars, Lechnology, Staff of Maniac
Santa magically creates a Punch and Judy puppet show to the delight of children at a Christmas party. WARNING! Parents may wish to watch this before exposing innocent eyes to the comic brutality of a Punch and Judy puppet show from the late 1940s - including some very non-PC scenes. Punch & Judy professor/historian Geoff Felix describes the film: The value of this film is that it is a record of a performance by George Prentice whose Punch and Judy show achieved great popularity in Variety... ( 18 reviews ) Topics: Santa, puppet chaos, senseless violence
"On the eve of one of the most spirited elections in recent times, its time to try and turn out the vote. With more than 55 million voters between the ages of 18 and 35, this demographic group accounts for 36% of the total eligible voters in the U.S. And as witnessed in 2000 it all comes down to who shows up to vote on election day. The goal of this production was to make a video that inspired young people to vote because they too often disregard it as a powerless exercise. To show them... ( 20 reviews ) Topics: Eminem Mosh, GNN, Music Video
Ditzy socialite with a heart of gold, Irene Bullock (Carole Lombard) finds "forgotten man" Godfrey Smith (William Powell) in a scavenger hunt. Eventually Godfrey is taken in as the family butler for the Bullocks and screwball antics and romance ensue. ( 38 reviews ) Topics: screwball, comedy, romance
In this SINGLE from a VIDEO ALBUM, all instruments are played by steel balls shot out of PVC tubing. From the producer of the original ''musical fountain'' in More Bells and Whistles, SIGGRAPH 1990.Two years in the making, the full video album is comprised of 7 pieces, each by a completely different instrument configuration. Proprietary animation software analyzes the music, and automatically drives the movement of the instruments for highly accurate and efficient animation. Essentially no... ( 41 reviews ) Topic: Electronic Theatre 2001
Outstanding news reporter George Putnam, star of the Prelinger Archives classic "Perversion for Profit", shares his true feelings about pornography in this heart-felt appeal to the public. ( 47 reviews ) Topics: pornography, propaganda, parody